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Meeting of the Mustangs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,390. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western, Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Farm & Ranch Life
A black colt is born into a band of wild mustangs and soon learns that life can often be difficult. Follow his story as he goes from a free spirit to being captured for profit, and find out how one man unknowingly gains the trust and extreme loyalty of a very special horse.
My Children Are More Precious Than Gold
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,090. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Farm & Ranch Life, Fiction » Historical » USA
An entertaining as well as educational children's book and for grownups, too. Stories within include blacksmithing, robbing a bee tree, a brush arbor revival and picking blackberries in the pasture. Neighborhood apple butter parties and corn shucking contests show how the ridge farmers joined together to help each other and have fun at the same time.
Wheelchairs and Watermelon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,770. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Farm & Ranch Life
Jesse deals with the challenges of his paraplegia as he is expected to get mounted and contribute to work on the Double H Ranch. Dealing with a nasty neighbor becomes destructive and deadly. Learn the philosophy and training methods of Natural Horsemanship.
Angels Club
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,430. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Farm & Ranch Life, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying
Jacinda Gonzalez, nearly 12, just can't make friends in her new school. The only things flying her way are insults. Inspired by a sweet, new American Curly horse at the therapeutic riding ranch where she volunteers, she decides to fight meanness in the world with kindness and creates an Angels Club that goes around doing good deeds. 55,000 words. This novel is perfect for horse lovers of all ages.
Liza, Elizabeth
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,910. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General, Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Farm & Ranch Life
Pianist Liza Cantrell is out of eighth grade, but into what? Does she stay on Wilkes Island for high school, or go to a Seattle music conservatory for gifted teens? The question haunts Liza as she helps on her family herb farm and pitches in with the new Wilkes Island Discovery Camp for inner-city kids, while following her grandmother and mother’s lives at the same age in a magical family diary.
Duel or Duet
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,560. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General, Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Farm & Ranch Life
Thirteen-year-old pianist Liza Cantrell is used to posting in her family’s magical diary now, but she’s had a hard time adjusting to life in the shadow of violinist Rebecca Stirling. And even as Liza’s widowed mother Beth is fending off the nicest guy on Wilkes Island, Liza is finding herself getting closer to her new friend Trace Manion—a gifted artist Rebecca seems set on claiming for herself!
Thirteen Times Three
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,830. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General, Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Farm & Ranch Life
Pianist Liza Cantrell turns 13, and a gift turns her world upside down! Her mother passes on a mysterious diary that links Liza to centuries of women in her family. Life on her family’s herb farm is topsy-turvy anyway, but now Liza has to cope with violinist Rebecca Stirling, who dominates every stage she walks out on—and takes the eighth-grade girls at Wilkes Island School back to babyhood!
The Cow-Pie Chronicles
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,480. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013 by Publishing Syndicate. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Farm & Ranch Life, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A chapter books for kids grades 2-5, the Cow-Pie Chronicles is very unique in the market place today. It offers a fresh, entertaining and unusual look at day to day family farm life from a kid’s perspective, yet reveals a larger, deeper impact changes in this way of life has had on families and communities. And it does it all with humor!
Starting the Colt
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 38,300. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013 by Raven Publishing of Montana. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Farm & Ranch Life
In this sequel to Jan Young's coming-of-age story, The Orange Slipknot, 12-year-old Ben Lucas strives to balance his desire to gain his father's approval with his need to follow his own convictions. Ben finally has a colt to start and is learning a gentler way to do it. Can he buck out some colts to please his dad, whose ways with a horse are rough, or is he "man" enough to follow his own heart?
Where the Crickets Sing
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,670. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Farm & Ranch Life, Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
Where the Crickets Sing is an engaging read-aloud for the whole family. The third book in the multi-award-winning series, The Barn Chronicles. Enjoy the fun, adventures and dramas of a modern day ‘pioneering’ family as they make their home in a 90-year-old barn in rural N.Z. "Heart-warming and funny. A great book for families to read together."
Where Arrows Fly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,920. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Siblings, Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Farm & Ranch Life
(5.00 from 1 review)
WINNER OF THE AUSTRALASIAN CALEB BOOK AWARD FOR BEST CHILDREN’S BOOK 2011 Where Arrows Fly is the sequel to Where Lions Roar at Night and is the second book in The Barn Chronicles series by New Zealand author Rosie Boom. Read about the continuing adventures of the Boom family and the everyday joys and challenges of the ‘simple life’.
Where Lions Roar at Night
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,330. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Multigenerational, Fiction » Children’s books » Lifestyles / Farm & Ranch Life
(4.95 from 38 reviews)
Where Lions Roar at Night is an engaging read-aloud for the whole family. Enjoy the fun, adventures and dramas of a modern day ‘pioneering’ family as they make their home in a 90-year-old barn in rural N.Z. The first of the Barn Chronicles series and winner of the 2010 CALEB Prize for children’s books. “A simple piece of sunlit childhood. ” Emma Jelsma, Scene Magazine 2010